Settlement Workers In Schools Program (SWIS)

The Settlement Worker in Schools (SWIS) program is a partnership between the Humboldt Regional Newcomer Centre, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Horizon School Division, the Greater Saskatoon Catholic School Division. This program aims to ease the settlement process for kids in school.

Parent Information

SWIS Parent Information Letter

Student Release form

We assist with the following...

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  • School Registration Process
  • Provide support to the students as they transition into a new school system
  • Arrange student/parent meetings, including 3-way conferences
  • Bridging the gap between home and school communication
  • Provide interpreter/translator services
  • Family support as needed
  • Registration for extracurricular activities
  • Promote cultural sensitivity in the school and community
  • Connect families with resources & services in the community

For more information contact Tracy or Jenn at 306.682.4277

Healthy Eating for Children

SWIS Workers

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Tracy Abel


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Jenn Hansen


SWIS Educational Links

Education from Kindergarten to Grade 12 is free.

Postsecondary - please see the Postsecondary Education link under Community Services.